Sep 25, 2012 6:00am PDT
as soon as we get them. >>> governor jerry brown signing a new law today which creates new rules for cars that drive all by themselves. that's right, they drive themselves. bob redell is live at google headquarters in month viuntain where the governor will sign that bill. >> reporter: basically giving you permission to take your hands off the wheel, assuming your car is autonomous. this is the type of technology google is pioneering at their headquarters in mountain view, which is why the governor will be here later this afternoon to sign into law sb-1298, better known as the robot car bill. this would allow companies like google to have self-driven cars on the road as long as a human is in the driver's seat. it would also require the dmv to come up with rules governing these cars. google has been testing autonomous cars on the roads of northern california for quite some time but it has needed special permission each time from local authorities to do this. starting next year, it no longer leads permission because of this new law. the bill is not without its critics. there are privacy conc
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
news. >>> three bills all focusing on natural gas pipeline safety were signed into law by governor brown. sam hill, whose district includes san bruno, said these bills have strict requirements on the cpc. they require a gas pipeline safety recommendation which is made by the ntsb which oversees the nation's pipeline infrastructure. another requires them to adopt strict regulation for pipe lane safety, and the third ensures that all executives are paid based on stock price and earnings. >>> new details tonight in the arrest of an elementary school principal. felony drug charges and now something else. the search of 42-year-old eric lewis's san francisco apartment turned up something that parents might find even more disturbing than drugs. we're joined from the santa coll clara school where he was a well-liked principal. chris? >> reporter: he was very well liked and very well respected. his scores went up in his tenure here. he has been here seven years. parents still trying to process his arrest on friday. but what they didn't know is when police searched his san francisco apartmen
Sep 26, 2012 11:00pm PDT
say a man walked into a law office tonight armed with a handgun. one woman was inside when the man entered the kramer and bucknell law office on taylor street near alameda. he appeared distraught. the woman was able to text someone about what was going on and that person who she texted called 911. officers arrived and surrounded the building, the woman was allowed to leave the office. a few minutes later the man surrendered to police. >> i don't think anybody would feel threatened if they saw someone acting erratically in front of them. sweating profusely, pacing back and forth and breathing heavily. that's behavior that cries out for investigation. >> the woman says she did recognize the man as someone who had been there before. >>> the 11-year-old boy shot last week when a barrage of bullets pierced his family's home walked back into that very house this afternoon. he spent the last six days in the hospital and still has a lot of healing ahead of him. not only physical healing, but emotional too. >> that's right, jessica. luis hernandez has some physical therapy ahead of him, it'